Jun 25, 2024 Victor Reinz® Certificate of Authenticity: New 'Dana Secure' Label Gives Customers 100% Protection From Counterfeit Products

Dana Neu-Ulm, Germany, is now providing buyers of Victor Reinz® brand products with even more effective protection from product piracy and counterfeits. Product authenticity can be verified quickly and easily thanks to a new Dana Secure label. This comprises a single QR code with an integrated hologram containing a unique digital fingerprint.

Mar 28, 2024 Dana Showcases Latest Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Innovation at HANNOVER MESSE 2024

Dana Neu-Ulm will be showcasing its advanced portfolio of bipolar plate innovation to support the hydrogen and fuel cell sector at HANNOVER MESSE 2024.

Mar 27, 2024 More than 5000 Years of Experience – Jubilee Celebration

The Dana Neu-Ulm Jubilee Celebration at Oldtimerfabrik Classic took place in February 2024, and marks a significant milestone in the company's history.

Jan 24, 2024 H2 Know-how Transfer: How Hydrogen Technology Benefits From Sealing Technology

Hydrogen is a key element for the long-term success of the energy revolution. Sealing technology is especially important here, since many hydrogen and fuel cell components are based on special manufacturing processes that originate from gasket production. High-precision forming, punching and coating of metal plates are some of the most important processes. Sealing hydrogen in fuel cells and production lines is another one of the core capabilities of sealing technology.

Oct 10, 2023 Bipolar Plate Production Reaches Record Level: Dana Launches Mass Production for 8 million Fuel Cell Components per Year

Dana Incorporated is blazing a new trail for hydrogen and fuel-cell technology: October 2023, marked the launch of Europe’s largest metallic bipolar plate production at Dana’s operations in Neu-Ulm, Germany. The bipolar plate is a major component in fuel cells and crucial for the successful future of emissions-free hydrogen-powered mobility. A traditional groundbreaking ceremony for the new production line was held on the premises of REINZ-Dichtungs-GmbH in August 2022. Production for metallic bipolar plates is now up and running just one year later.

Jun 12, 2023 Dana Neu-Ulm awarded with PACCAR Quality Achievement

For the 15th time in a row, Dana Neu-Ulm is honored with the prestigious PACCAR 10 PPM Quality Achievement Award.

Apr 23, 2023 Expediting the energy revolution: New expansion stage of metallic bipolar plates maximizes hydrogen production

Dana Incorporated is presenting a new generation metallic bipolar plates. The recent stage of development maximizes the production of hydrogen as a fuel, thus speeding up the commercialization of proton-exchange membrane (PEM) electrolyzers.

Nov 09, 2022 Customers are more than satisfied: Awards for Dana Neu-Ulm

Dutch truck manufacturer DAF and U.S. parent company PACCAR have commended Dana Neu-Ulm for achieving the target parts per million (ppm) below 10 for the 14th year in a row.

Aug 29, 2022 Pit Stop in Frankfurt: Dana Displays Victor Reinz®, Spicer®, and Glaser® Products Together at Automechanika 2022

Dana will be highlighting its high torque and extreme pressure aftermarket solutions at Automechanika in Frankfurt am Main from Sept. 13-17, 2022. The focus will be on the Victor Reinz®, Spicer®, and Glaser® brands.

Jul 19, 2022 On the Danube: Dana’s plant in Neu-Ulm turns 75

The history of Dana’s plant in Neu-Ulm began with a signature in 1947. Today, more than 1,300 employees work in 31 buildings on the plant premises right on the bank of the Danube. The days of asbestos gaskets and trainees handing out food from carts during lunch break are long over.

Jul 07, 2022 200,000 Cylinder-head Gaskets a Year: TRATON opts for Victor Reinz® Sealing Technology

Dana is fitting TRATON’s new line of 13-liter engines with cylinder-head gaskets from Victor Reinz®. Serial production launched at Dana in Neu-Ulm will be ramped up to around 200,000 cylinder-head gaskets a year by 2025. TRATON describes the new engine (abbreviated “CBE” for “Common Base Engine”) as a bridge technology that will set standards in all of the group’s heavy trucks. This means CHGs made by Victor Reinz are being used in all trucks and buses of the TRATON brands Scania, Navistar and MAN worldwide.

Jun 20, 2022 Securing the Site’s Future: Dana Neu-Ulm is Investing Several Tens of Millions in Bipolar Plate Production

The future of hydrogen technology is emerging in Neu-Ulm. Dana Incorporated will be building the largest production line for metallic bipolar plates in Europe by 2023. Dana will manufacture up to 16 million metallic bipolar plates a year at peak production. By transforming its product portfolio towards electromobility, Dana is creating the conditions for securing the economic future of the Neu-Ulm site with over 1,300 employees. At their core, fuel cell stacks are made up of metallic bipolar plates in stacks of up to several hundred plates. These stacks generate the energy for fuel cell electric drives.

Mar 03, 2022 REINZOSIL 2.0 Universal Sealing Compound: Shelf Life doubled, short-term Peak Temperature increased and Sensor Safe

REINZOSIL, one of the world’s most successful universal sealing compounds for automotive use, is being enhanced further. The current formula doubles the minimum shelf life from 12 to 24 months. The short-term peak temperature is being increased from +300 to +320°C. Tests have also confirmed that REINZOSIL is sensor safe.

Mar 03, 2022 Premier Data Supplier: Top information and Results for Victor Reinz® Customers searching for Spare Parts thanks to TecDoc

The TecDoc Catalog from TecAlliance is the world’s leading catalog for automotive aftermarket. In it, customers can find spare parts for more than 900 brands and over 160,000 types of vehicles. Dana’s Victor Reinz® brand is currently represented by roughly 17,000 parts in the TecDoc product catalog.

Dec 02, 2021 Reinvented: Dana simplifies logistics and assembly of large battery-housing gaskets

The battery housing gasket for high-voltage batteries used in electric vehicles are challenging to transport because of their enormous size, ranging up to 1,400 x 2,500 mm. Dana Incorporated, a leading supplier of components and systems for electric vehicles, has designed a one-piece, foldable solution capable of meeting the safety and durability requirements of light and commercial vehicles.

Oct 04, 2021 Dana Secures Long-term Contract with Bosch to Develop Metallic Bipolar Plates for Fuel Cell Stacks

Dana today announced that it has signed a long-term cooperation agreement with Robert Bosch GmbH to mass produce metallic bipolar plates for fuel-cell stacks. Dana’s licensed intellectual property will serve as the foundation for the companies to co-develop and co-produce the next generation of metallic bipolar plates and drive excellence across manufacturing processes.

Sep 10, 2021 MTZ 09-2021: Metallic Bipolar Plate for Fuel Cell Stacks

Fuel cell technology has the potential to change mobility in the long term. So far, however, this form of powertrain has not been able to gain widespread acceptance, not least because of the high cost of fuel cell stacks. The metallic bipolar plate from Dana is in tended to change this and drive forward the commercialization of the fuel cell.

Jun 09, 2021 MTZ 05-06 Technical Article: Dana Product Strategies for a Technical Transformation

Electromobility is transforming the automotive industry, and doing so faster than expected. Already today, suppliers that are producing components for gasoline and diesel units must also provide innovative solutions for electric vehicles and high-voltage battery technology. The best strategies for the future are sustainable strategies for technically transforming product portfolios. Therefore, Dana Incorporated focuses its existing manufacturing and product expertise in the traditional areas on the requirements of electric mobility.

Apr 09, 2021 Fuel Cell Bipolar Plates Technology from Dana Inc. Featured at Hannover Messe

Dana Incorporated will showcase solutions for industrial transformation in the mobility sector at the 2021 Hannover Messe virtual tradeshow. Dana will highlight its metallic and composite bipolar plate technology for fuel cell stacks at the conference taking place April 12-16, 2021.

Mar 31, 2021 Victor Reinz® Celebrates More Than 10 Years of Being a TecAlliance Certified Data Supplier

Dana’s Victor Reinz® brand has once again achieved the TecAlliance Certified Data Supplier (CDS) standing, marking more than 10 years that the company has maintained the significant automotive aftermarket status.

Oct 19, 2020 Dana Introduces New Victor Reinz® Thermal Acoustical Protective Shielding for Jaguar Land Rover

Dana announced today that it will supply a new Thermal Acoustical Protective Shielding (TAPS) package for Jaguar Land Rover’s inline six-cylinder gasoline engine. The package combines six heat shields with an integrated exhaust manifold gasket and provides thermal and acoustic shielding for the exhaust manifold and turbocharger.

Jul 07, 2020 100 Years Dedicated to Mobility: Dana Celebrates Victor Reinz® Sealing Technology Anniversary

Dana Incorporated is celebrating the 100-year anniversary of the historic REINZ brand, which was joined with Victor in 1993 to create the well-known Victor Reinz® brand of today. The name REINZ stands for German automotive history. A century ago, Hugo Reinz helped to lay the foundations for one of the largest international automotive suppliers of today. Founded in 1920 in Berlin, at a time when automobiles were still rare on the streets, the former Hugo Reinz GmbH started its first business year.

Jan 31, 2020 INSPIRE Project Features Dana’s Metallic Bipolar Plate, Receives FCH Award for Fuel Cell Technology

Dana Incorporated announced today that its metallic bipolar plate for fuel cell stacks has been recognized by the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU) with a 2019 FCH Award in the Best Success Story category as part of the INSPIRE Project.

Sep 17, 2019 Formula Student competition: Racing Cars equipped with Victor Reinz® AFM 5

For many years Dana has been sponsoring Victor Reinz AFM gaskets to the Formula Student Team “KA-RaceIng” from Karlsruhe and thus supports the students and the association.

Mar 15, 2019 Dana Invests 13.5 Million Euros, Adds 60 Jobs in Neu-Ulm, Germany

Dana announced that it is expanding its facility in Neu-Ulm, Germany, to address the future challenges of manufacturers of engines and components for e-mobility.

Feb 20, 2019 MTZ Report 03-2019: The Rolling Diaphragm for Cleaning Blow-by-Gas

Stricter requirements for blow-by gas cleaning, de-throttling of the intake tract and the use of low-viscosity engine oils push classic passive oil separators in passenger car engines to their physical limits.

Jun 27, 2018 New Quality Standard: Dane Neu-Ulm certified acc. to IATF 16949

Trust is a good thing – certificate-based trust is better. REINZ-Dichtungs-GmbH, a subsidiary of the US-American company Dana Incorporated, is certified acc. to IATF 16949 effective immediately.

Jun 18, 2018 Dana Neu-Ulm - Reinz achieves top suppliers status at AGCO

AGCO Your Agriculture Company has awarded Reinz-Dichtungs-GmbH the “Partner” status for suppliers. The gasket specialist from Neu-Ulm, a subsidiary of the U.S.-American Dana Incorporated company, now belongs to the first three suppliers of AGCO with the highest supplier status. Altogether AGCO works together with roughly 2,000 suppliers.

Apr 24, 2018 Dana Demonstrates Leadership in Advancing Automotive Fuel Cell Stacks at Hannover Messe 2018

Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN) is contributing to the industrialization of high-performance fuel cell stacks through its support of the Autostack Industry project, an alliance of German automotive manufacturers, suppliers, and the Centre for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research.

Nov 02, 2017 Victor Reinz® Transmission Control Plates for Global Automotive Applications

Long-distance highway trips, joyriding on country roads or stop-and-go in city traffic – for modern car transmissions to function reliably there’s a seemingly inconspicuous component which is actually of vital importance: the transmission control plate. Dana Incorporated has optimized the development, application-specific configuration and production of these transmission control plates. The gasket specialist has now become so successful with this product that the production capacities in Neu-Ulm, Germany have expanded to iclude Wuxi, China and planning for expansion into the USA is underway.

Aug 23, 2017 MTZ reports: Disc Type Centrifuges for Cleaning Blow-by Gas at PC Engines

Limit values for cleaning the blow-by gas become more stringent, oil particles are becoming smaller. Dana has therefore developed – jointly with 3nine – a disc type centrifuge for combustion engines which separates especially oil particles smaller than 0.6 μm from the blow-by gas, and that at nearly 100%.

Apr 19, 2017 Dana Earns Automotive News PACE Award for Victor Reinz® Multi-layer Steel Transmission Pump Gasket

Dana Incorporated has earned a 2017 Automotive News PACE Award for its Victor Reinz® multi-layer steel transmission pump gasket.

Jan 22, 2017 Dana Technologies Help Power Award-winning Vehicles, Engines

Dana Incorporated announced today that several of its advanced technologies are incorporated into vehicles and engines that have recently received significant industry accolades. Specifically, its technologies are utilized on the 2017 North American Truck and Utility Vehicles of the Year, the Motor Trend Truck of the Year, and six of the 2017 Wards 10 Best Engines.

Oct 26, 2016 1,000,000 Gaskets: BMW Engines with Cylinder-head Gaskets from Dana

Neu-Ulm, Germany, October 2016. The automaker BMW equips his modular engine unit, introduced in 2013/14, with Victor Reinz® gasket solutions.

Oct 07, 2016 Dana Aftermarket Delights Customers with New Products, Online Catalog at Automechanika Frankfurt 2016

At Automechanika Frankfurt 2016, the world’s leading international automotive trade fair held September 13-17 in Frankfurt, Germany, Dana gave guests who visited their exhibitor booth direct access to their Spicer® driveline and Victor Reinz® and Glaser® sealing premium aftermarket technologies for light, commercial, and off-highway vehicles.

Aug 02, 2016 Dana to Directly Sell Victor Reinz® Gaskets to Aftermarket Network in North America

Dana announced today that it will begin selling its original-equipment line of gaskets and sealing products, under the Victor Reinz® brand name, directly to its network of aftermarket customers in North America, effective Nov. 1, 2016. For the past decade, Mahle Aftermarket has held the rights to distribute these gaskets under the Victor Reinz name in North America. Victor Reinz sealing products, engineered and manufactured by Dana, or to Dana specification, are distributed by Dana in all other global aftermarkets.

Apr 07, 2016 Dana Earns First Place in CLEPA Innovation Awards for Collaboration

Dana Holding Corporation announced it has earned first place in the CLEPA Innovation Award's Cooperation category, for its work with Audi AG in developing a multi-layer-steel transmission valve body separator plates.

Apr 04, 2016 Dana Blog Mobility Matters: Engine Test Benches Neu-Ulm

Feb 01, 2016 Dana Holding Corporation Acquires Magnum Gaskets® Business

Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Magnum Gaskets®, a U.S.-based supplier of aftermarket gaskets and sealing products for automotive and commercial-vehicle applications. Magnum Gaskets will enhance Dana’s sealing product offerings and complement the company’s Victor Reinz® and Glaser® global sealing brands.

Dec 13, 2015 How Dana’s unique metallic bipolar plate technology helps enable the commercialization of fuel-cell powertrains

To meet global emissions standards, vehicle manufacturers are increasingly looking to fuel-cell powered vehicles. However, engineers face numerous challenges that must be overcome to make fuel-cell vehicles viable, including performance, product life, and cost.

Oct 16, 2015 Dana Family Day "with a Heart"

Dana produces innovative products in the field of engine and industrial gaskets on a daily basis. Family and friends of the employees found out how these products are developed, produced and sold in September 2015 and contributed to a good cause in the process. For every Euro in food consumed on family day, managing director Eric Jacq had already donated 20 cents to the Neu-Ulm foundation “Helfen mit Herz” (“Help with a Heart”) in advance.

Jul 17, 2015 Production line for transmission control systems in Neu-Ulm sets new standards

Neu-Ulm, Germany, June 2015. Dana has invested in a new production line for transmission control plates in Neu-Ulm. The gasket specialist will be manufacturing separator plates for the hydraulic control of automatic and dual-clutch transmission systems for the European market at its own facility. The initial serial production for transmission control plates has already started.

May 19, 2015 MTZ reports: Adaptive Oil Separation for Efficient Crankcase Ventilation

The general trend towards downsizing seems like it will never stop. However, this technology has a major drawback: finer oil particles in the blow-by gas. Due to the design, a mixture of these particles and combustion gas leaks past the piston and into the crankcase. The smaller and smaller oil particles pose new challenges to developers. Victor Reinz® Multitwister technology from Dana ranks among the smallest yet most effective oil separation systems for crankcase ventilation. Dana's Multitwister MT 3.0, expands the spectrum of options by adding an adaptive version.

Apr 27, 2015 Dana, Audi Earn Automotive News PACE Innovation Partnership Award

Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced that it was honored with a 2015 Automotive News PACE Innovation Partnership Award for its collaboration with Audi in developing Dana's Victor Reinz® partially coated multi-layer steel (MLS) valve body transmission separator plates.

Apr 21, 2015 Dana at the 2015 Hannover Trade Fair: Advancements in Fuel Cell Components

Dana Holding Corporation/ Reinz-Dichtungs-GmbH presented its innovative metallic bipolar plate technology and other fuel cell components at the 2015 Hannover Trade Fair from April 13 to 17.

Dec 18, 2014 Reaching high: Dana invests in high-bay warehouse in Neu-Ulm

Neu-Ulm, Germany, December 2014. Dana is expanding its Neu-Ulm location by adding a high-bay warehouse for the Aftermarket division. The new addition is a multi-million euro investment scheduled for completion in October 2015.

Nov 18, 2014 Informative, attractive, up-to-date: New website www.reinz.com

Dana has a new, completely revamped site to present the brand Victor Reinz® on the world wide web: www.reinz.com The updated internet site also serves as a portal to the Original Equipment, Service Parts and General Industry division websites.

Nov 18, 2014 Dana presents Victor Reinz® industrial gasket solutions on the web

Dana’s General Industry division now has an internet site of its own. The Victor Reinz industrial team offers a wealth of information on high-tech gasket materials and complete gasket solutions at www.reinz-industrial.com. Products range from classic flange gaskets to custom-developed high-pressure hydraulic gaskets.

Apr 07, 2014 Dana Enables Efficiency, Performance of Award-Winning Vehicles

Technologies from Dana Holding Corporation are enabling award-winning vehicles and engines to operate at peak efficiency and performance. The company's technologies are prominent on the 2014 Motor Trend Car and Truck of the Year, the Green Car of the Year, and six of this year's Ward's 10 Best Engines.

Apr 07, 2014 Neu-Ulm – Dubai – Frankfurt: Meet Dana at the Automechanika 2014

Dana will be exhibiting at twice at Automechanika – the key events for the Automotive Aftermarket.

Sep 23, 2013 High-performance and cost-effective: Electronic engine sealing frame with integrated cable feed-through

Neu-Ulm, September 2013. Dana's newly developed electronic connector gasket puts the company in an ideal position to prepare for future applications that unite a wide variety of material combinations in a single sealing concept. Dana’s specialized expertise in amalgamating polyamides, elastomers, and electrical components in a media-impermeable combination creates the ideal conditions for exceptionally high-performance, special-purpose frames that are cost-effective to produce.

Aug 05, 2013 Investment in the Dana Neu-Ulm location: Construction of a new engine and component testing center

Neu-Ulm, August 2013. Dana is planning and building a new engine and component testing center at its facility on the Danube River in Neu-Ulm, Germany. The is the second largest investment Dana has made in this facility since the plant was established in 1947.

Jun 04, 2013 A blowout-proof development: The new AFM 34 CO ME flat gasket from Victor Reinz®

Neu-Ulm, Germany, June 2013. Dana is setting new trends in blowout-resistance for flat gaskets. Thanks to an innovative new coating (CO) in combination with a metallic inner flange (ME) and a sophisticated new flanging process, the AFM 34 CO ME gasket meets even the most demanding of statutory requirements. The flange gasket with stainless steel inner flange is used to secure against increased liquid and gas pressures, especially in the chemical, petrochemical and natural gas industries.

Jan 25, 2013 More than just a catalog: The Victor Reinz® product line: Simple, fast and APP-TO-DATE

Neu-Ulm, January 2013. Dana is constantly expanding its aftermarket service for customers: The entire Victor Reinz® product catalog, with over 15,000 items, is now available to you as an online catalog at www.victorreinz.com/online-catalog and as an app for the iPhone. The database is linked to more than the TecDoc vehicles and revised and updated every three months.